Lemon vervena

Aloysia triphylla (Lippia citriodora)
It’s also found as lemongrass, due to its distinctive smell. It has mild tranquilizing, antipyretic and spasmolytic action especially to the digestive system. It’s particularly soothing for the bronchi and the nasal cavity.
We use it against feverish colds and indigestion. It also helps in diarrhea and hemorrhage.
Luisa’s infusion stimulates general metabolism and makes slimming diet more effective.
Luisa is helpful to insomnia that comes from nervous exhaustion.
Apart from its therapeutic properties, it’s very good for fravouring oil, vinegar, drinks, sweets, jellies and cakes. Very pleasant in cold tea.